The Fabled City Lyrics

Tom Morello: The Nightwatchman From the Album The Fabled City September 30, 2008 Me and Javier shouted slogan in Spanish Like it was our world to win Then they moved the plant down Ojada Time to bite you tongue again…

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Union Song Lyrics

Union Song Writer(s) Morello   The track “Union Song” on the album is a live version performed at the Wisconsin Labor Protests on Feb 21st, 2011.   Before the artist starts playing, he introduces himself by saying “I’m Tom Morello…

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This Land Is Your Land Lyrics

This Land Is Your Land Writer(s) Woody Guthrie   “This Land Is Your Land” is one of the most famous folk songs in the United States. Singer Woody Guthrie wrote the lyrics in 1940. He was influenced by a melody…

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16 Tons Lyrics

16 Tons Writer(s) Merle Travis   “16 Tons” is a song written by Merle Travis, a country singer, songwriter, and guitarist. It’s about a coal miner and his life in the coal mines in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky.   Merle often…

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A Wall Against the Wind Lyrics

A Wall Against The Wind Writer(s) tom Morello   “A Wall Against The Wind” is a song written by Tom Morello. It acknowledges and appreciates workers who have struggled with oppression. The main topic of the track is May Day,…

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Which Side Are You On? Lyrics

Which Side Are You On? Writer(s) Florence Reece   “Which Side Are You On?” was written by Florence Reece. She was the wife of a union organizer for the United Mine Workers in Harlan County, in Kentucky, 1931.   “They…

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Solidarity Forever Lyrics

Solidarity Forever Writer(s) Ralph Chaplin Solidarity Forever” is a song written by Ralph Chaplin in 1915. If not the most, it’s a very famous union anthem. It has also been redone by many different artists including The Nightwatchman.   Ralph…

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Union Town Lyrics

Tom Morello: The Nightwatchman From the Album World Wide Rebel Songs August 30, 2011 Good memories are forever Said the dog on the tombstone If you’re livin’ underneath a bridge, man All roads lead to home I gotta hidden flask…

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God Help Us All Lyrics

Tom Morello: The Nightwatchman From the Album World Wide Rebel Songs August 30, 2011 I stood upon the platform And waited for the train The first stop was redemption And the whistle called my name God help us all God…

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